Media Make Change, a media justice organization, launched Project Haiti Speaks. The outreach program provides multimedia support for relief groups and platforms so survivors' stories can be told.
Read Whole Story
World Water Day marks a chance to remember that an estimated 900 million people, especially Haiti earthquake victims, still lack access to safe, fresh drinking water.
Haiti's history is based on displays of gifting and solidarity - forms of sharing and cooperation - toward those surviving on the margins. These displays usually go unnamed and unnoticed.
By Beverly Bell and Tory Field
The U.S. Congress has passed bi-partisan legislation, the Haiti Economic Lift Program (HELP) Act, that would extend an...
After the earth heaved, Lina Jean-Juste remembers, "It was a long night. Long, long, long. But you never felt alone. It was a huge collective grief without end. You saw people crying, then they'd sing."
My hope is that an agricultural community will launch a national agroforestry movement that will lead to permanent, self-sufficient communities.
"Fighting hybrid and GMO seeds is critical to save our diversity and our agriculture," President Jean-Baptiste said in an interview in February. "The policy we need... is food sovereignty."
We asked Haitians in civil society organizations, on the streets, in buses, "What do you want from the U.S.? What help can Americans give Haiti?" Here are some of their answers.
Haitian civil society has been completely bypassed in decision-making regarding the post-earthquake reconstruction process. They have thus created their own process.
On April 15, the Haitian Parliament ratified a law extending by 18 months the state of emergency that President René Préval declared after the earth...
The Hope for Haiti Now Telethon proved very successful -- donations raised over $65 million for Haiti earthquake survivors. You may be wondering now though, how are the funds being spent?
As Haiti struggles to rebuild itself, it's vital that we keep a close watch on who's doing good work and who's trying to take advantage of the disaste...
"It's a nightmare from which you never wake up," said a coordinator for Partners in Health in Port-au-Prince, referring to the January 12 earthquake a...
Middle school students across the country provide "hands-on" support for Haitian earthquake victims by assembling hundreds of health kits for an international aid organization.
My 85-year-old mother left a message on my phone right after the earthquake. "I've found 44 baskets around the house and wonder if you can help get th...
Two of the most highly regarded health care nonprofits in Haiti are making an urgent plea for 120,000 lights to assist them in giving medical attention to those dispersed in the rural areas.
Most of the people who experienced the earthquake in Haiti, do want to talk. Mostly everyone has a story they are burning to share.
The art world is following the generous trend set by musicians, designers and politicians by launching a fundraising effort for Haiti called "Tools Fo...
Notre Dame is offering Professor Karen Richman's "Creole Language and Culture" class as a free online course, recommended for anyone planning to participating in the Haitian relief effort.
Eight family-owned Michigan egg farmers have donated 576,000 eggs to feed victims of last month's earthquake in Haiti. The contributions are part of t...
One month later in Port-au-Prince: How many more people will die? How many more building will collapse? How many still have hope?
When I close my eyes and I remember the week I spent in Haiti, I can only hope that the lessons I learned will help people in the future.
For over 20 years, CCH members have supported community development in Haiti. One of the ways they do this is by teaching organic gardening, reforestation, and animal husbandry.
Tennessee high school history teacher Warren T. Johnson shattered the world record for hugging and raised more than $17,000 for Haiti Friday, WKRN rep...
Classic Crime, a Seattle-based band, inspired by a previous trip to Port-au-Prince are working hard to draw attention and raise money for Haiti with their music.
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn more.